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You can build your own tiny hemp home, he’ll show you how - Cannabis News

Use of hemp as a construction material is part of the revival of the crop in America, thanks to entrepreneurs who are thinking big — and small, including a Colorado firm that hosts workshops on hempcrete and builds tiny hemp houses.

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Why Hemp Could Be The Future Of Plastics - Cannabis News

“This could potentially create the largest carbon-negative industry in the world."

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Flurry of Hemp Initiatives in U.S. States – Cannabis News

Hemp initiatives in states from tiny Rhode Island in the east to expansive Washington state in the USA’s northwest are seeing advances as proponents of the crop see its potential to revive the farm sector and boost state tax coffers — sooner or later.

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Flurry of Hemp Initiatives in U.S. States – Cannabis News

Hemp initiatives in states from tiny Rhode Island in the east to expansive Washington state in the USA’s northwest are seeing advances as proponents of the crop see its potential to revive the farm sector and boost state tax coffers — sooner or later.

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Farmers in Italy fight soil contamination with cannabis – Cannabis News

TARANTO, Italy -- Farmers in a region of Italy once known for cheeses have turned to cultivating a type of cannabis -- not to smoke or sell -- but to decontaminate polluted soil.

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An idea's appeal grows: Farmers tout high points of industrial hemp – Cannabis News

With their water wells dropping, two farmers from the far southwest corner of Kansas flew a 1967 Cessna Wednesday morning to Topeka – all in support of hemp.

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An idea's appeal grows: Farmers tout high points of industrial hemp – Cannabis News

With their water wells dropping, two farmers from the far southwest corner of Kansas flew a 1967 Cessna Wednesday morning to Topeka – all in support of hemp.

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Hemp: how one little plant could boost America's economy – Cannabis News

The plant is almost magical, advocates say, with a range of applications from paper to medicine. So why is it illegal to grow?

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Hemp: A new cash crop for South Carolina? – Cannabis News

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The medical marijuana bill, which is currently in discussion in the state Senate, and a law that would allow farmers to grow industrial hemp are two separate issues.

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Hemp: A new cash crop for South Carolina? – Cannabis News

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - The medical marijuana bill, which is currently in discussion in the state Senate, and a law that would allow farmers to grow industrial hemp are two separate issues.

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Hemp backers eager to grow support for the crop in Iowa – Cannabis News

WASHINGTON — Supporters of industrial hemp are optimistic the crop has a future in a state known for sweeping fields of corn and soybeans.

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Hemp backers eager to grow support for the crop in Iowa – Cannabis News

WASHINGTON — Supporters of industrial hemp are optimistic the crop has a future in a state known for sweeping fields of corn and soybeans.

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Hemp may be next gold mine for Native American tribes – Cannabis News

Casinos on Native American land have poured billions into tribal economies since the late 1980s, lifting many people from poverty. Now, some hope, cultivating industrial hemp could do the same.

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Want to grow hemp in NY? You can, but you'll need more than water & sunshine – Cannabis News

New York is now open for hemp growers. At least, it's open to 10 hemp growers.

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Want to grow hemp in NY? You can, but you'll need more than water & sunshine – Cannabis News

New York is now open for hemp growers. At least, it's open to 10 hemp growers.

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Industrial hemp workshop comes to Texas Tech campus, informs public on benefits – Cannabis News

A goal of the Texas Hemp Industries Association, besides educating people on industrial hemp, is to encourage Texans to vote for the legalization of hemp farming in Texas.

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Industrial hemp workshop comes to Texas Tech campus, informs public on benefits – Cannabis News

A goal of the Texas Hemp Industries Association, besides educating people on industrial hemp, is to encourage Texans to vote for the legalization of hemp farming in Texas.

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If it looks and smells like pot ... it could be hemp – Cannabis News

Motorists do double-takes as they gawk at fields of cannabis plants flowering just outside Ashland, Oregon.

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New Mexico: Taos hemp harvest boosts seed stock for religious users – Cannabis News

Though New Mexico is in the minority of states that does not allow legal hemp production, one religious Taos nonprofit is harvesting a hemp crop to up the supply of seeds for its sacramental growers.

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New Mexico: Taos hemp harvest boosts seed stock for religious users – Cannabis News

Though New Mexico is in the minority of states that does not allow legal hemp production, one religious Taos nonprofit is harvesting a hemp crop to up the supply of seeds for its sacramental growers.

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